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FZNT25 KWNM 250305
OFFN03

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR SE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1105 PM EDT WED MAY 24 2017

CONDITIONS GIVEN REPRESENT THE HIGHEST WITHIN THAT PERIOD.

...PLEASE REFER TO COASTAL WATERS FORECASTS (CWF) AVAILABLE
THROUGH NOAA WEATHER RADIO AND OTHER MEANS FOR DETAILED
COASTAL WATERS FORECASTS...

.SYNOPSIS...A LOW PRES CENTER NEAR 40N 68W WILL PASS NE OF THE
WATERS TONIGHT WHILE WEAKENING. A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE OFFSHORE
INTO THE FAR SW PORTION TONIGHT...THEN PASS E ACROSS THE WATERS
THU INTO THU NIGHT. A WEAK HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL BUILD TOWARDS THE
COAST FRI AND FRI NIGHT...THEN DRIFT OFFSHORE SAT INTO SUN WHILE
WEAKENING. A WARM FRONT WILL MOVE OFF THE MID ATLC COAST LATE SAT
AND SAT NIGHT...DRIFT SLOWLY NE ACROSS THE CENTRAL WATERS SUN
INTO SUN NIGHT...THEN BECOME NEARLY STATIONARY MON INTO MON NIGHT
WHILE A WEAK LOW TRACKS E ALONG THE FRONT.

MURRELLS INLET TO 31N

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT. SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT. SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

SOUTH OF 31N

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT. SHOWERS.
.THU...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.



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